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Hawaiian Electric Utility Scam Threatens Disconnection Unless Bitcoin Bill is Paid

It’s a case of an old scam in a new wineskin. Customers of electric utility companies in the state of Hawaii are being targeted by scammers who are relying on the relative anonymity offered by cryptocurrencies. The fraudsters are calling the customers of power firms that include Hawaii Electric Light, Maui Electric and Hawaiian Electric claiming that they have overdue ...

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Bitrefill Continues Expansion and Dash Integration, Including 10% Off Orders Paid with Dash

Bitrefill, the online merchant that sells gift cards and vouchers for cryptocurrencies, is continuing to expand its offerings, including payment via Dash and a limited 10% discount when paying with Dash. Dash Force News talked with Bitrefill about their overall goals, expansion, and Dash integration. “Our mission is to let people live on crypto, to create a world where people ...

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CoinMarketCap Launches ‘Professional’ Paid API For Developers and Funds

Crypto data tracker CoinMarketCap.com (CMC) has launched a professional, paid API targeting developers and funds, according to an official announcement published August 1. The new product, dubbed CMC Pro, aims to serve as a key “pipeline” that will provide accurate and differentiated data for developers and funds across crypto product prices, market capitalization, conversions, and trading pair data aggregated from ...

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Coinbase Custody Partner Paid $80,000 Fine for ‘Putting Customer Assets at Risk’

Cryptocurrency exchange and brokerage giant Coinbase announced this week, to much fanfare, that it had onboarded 10 customers for its new institutional-grade custody service. However, it seems that the firm’s partner in the venture, Electronic Transaction Clearing (ETC), has a less-than-stellar reputation when it comes to safeguarding customer funds. Though Coinbase is in the process of acquiring regulatory approval to ...

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Mt. Gox Moved to Civil Rehab, Creditors May Be Paid in Crypto

Creditors holding bitcoins at infamous cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox may recover their funds, after all, a court has ruled. According to a document posted on the Mt. Gox website, the Tokyo District Court on Friday approved a petition to move the company out of criminal bankruptcy and into civil rehabilitation. The exchange, as CCN reported, was hacked for more than ...

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Bitcoin Pizza Day Celebrations Paid for with Dash

This year’s Bitcoin Pizza Day celebrations were a bit different in that some celebrations were paid for with Dash. Eight years ago, on May 22nd, was the infamous day when the first reported Bitcoin transaction occurred – 10,000 Bitcoins for a pair of Papa John’s pizzas. Each year the event is commemorated by Bitcoin and cryptocurrency enthusiasts ordering pizza with ...

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India To Get 30% Discount On Venezuelan Crude Oil If Paid For In Petro, Says Local Source

Venezuela will give India a 30 percent discount on crude oil, but only if India uses the state-issued Petro coin, according to an article published yesterday, April 29, from local Indian news outlet Business Standard. News about the discount comes from crypto exchange Coinsecure CEO Mohit Kalra, who told Business Standard that the offer had been put forward by a ...

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30% Discount! Venezuela Offers India Cheap Crude Oil, if Paid in Petro

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Venezuela has recently offered India a 30 percent discount on crude oil purchases if the country purchases it using its oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro. According to a report published by the Business Standard, a team of experts from Venezuela’s blockchain department went to India last month to ...

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